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HPSBGN03426 rev.4 - HP Mobility Software, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c04874668

Version: 4

HPSBGN03426 rev.4 - HP Mobility Software, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2015-11-02

Last Updated: 2015-11-12


Potential Security Impact: Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Mobility Software (MSM).

This is the GNU C Library (glibc) vulnerability known as "GHOST" which could be exploited remotely resulting in execution of arbitrary code.

References:
  • CVE-2015-0235
  • SSRT102283

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

  • HP Mobility Software v6.4.0.0
  • HP Mobility Software v6.5.0.0
The impacted software products include the following:
  • HP MSM460 Dual Radio 802.11n AP (AM) (J9590A)
  • HP MSM720 Access Controller (WW) (J9693A)
  • HP MSM720 Premium Mobility Cntlr (WW) (J9694A)
  • HP MSM760 Premium Mobility Controller (J9420A)
  • HP MSM760 Access Controller (J9421A)
  • HP MSM765 Zl Premium Mobility Controller (J9370A)
  • HP MSM775 zl Premium Controller Module (J9840A)

BACKGROUND

For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: security-alert@hp.com

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference
Base Vector
Base Score
CVE-2015-0235
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
10.0
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

HP has released the following software updates to resolve the vulnerability for HP Mobility Software (MSM).

Please update or upgrade to one of the following versions or subsequent.
  • HP Mobility Software v6.4.3.0
  • HP Mobility Software v6.5.3.0

The software updates are available by logging into "My Networking" portal at the following location:

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 2 November 2015 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 2 November 2015 Updated URL and product information
Version:3 (rev.3) - 12 November 2015 Corrected Supported Software Versions for v6.5.0.0
Version:4 (rev.4) - 12 November 2015 Added MSM775 and MSM765 to impacted products list

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security Bulletin, contact normal HPE Services support channel. For other issues about the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to security-alert@hpe.com.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HPE supported product, send Email to: security-alert@hpe.com

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Security Bulletin Archive: A list of recently released Security Bulletins is available here: http://www.hpe.com/support/Security_Bulletin_Archive

Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in the title by the two characters following HPSB.

3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
UX = HP-UX

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